SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): September 19, 2011
American Water Works Company, Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
Commission File Number: 001-34028
(State or other jurisdiction
1025 Laurel Oak Road
Voorhees, NJ 08043
(Address of principal executive offices, including zip code)
(Registrants telephone number, including area code)
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions:
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|Item 7.01.||Regulation FD Disclosure|
On September 19, 2011, American Water Works Company, Inc. (the Company) issued a press release announcing that the Company is increasing its 2011 earnings guidance range. A copy of the press release is furnished as Exhibit 99.1 to this report and is incorporated by reference herein.
The Company is furnishing, as Exhibit 99.2, a copy of the presentation it will be providing in connection with the Bank of America Merrill Lynch Power and Gas Leaders Conference on September 20, 2011. Jeffry E. Sterba, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Company, will be providing remarks at the conference, which will be webcast at 10:30 a.m. on September 20, 2011 and available in the investor relations section of the Companys Web site at www.amwater.com.
The information in this Current Report, including Exhibits 99.1 and 99.2, shall not be deemed filed for the purpose of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 and shall not be incorporated by reference into any registration statement or other document filed pursuant to the Securities Act of 1933, except as shall be expressly set forth by specific reference in such filing.
|Item 9.01.||Financial Statements and Exhibits|
|Press release, dated September 19, 2011, issued by American Water Works Company, Inc.|
|American Water Slide Presentation|
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
|Date: September 19, 2011||By:|
|Kellye L. Walker|
|Chief Administrative Officer and General Counsel|